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's not the first election we worry about, it's the second. that is what we have to worry about, a repeat of the iranian experience in the 1970s, and -- but, what should the u.s. be doing, saying, this is unacceptable and thank mr. morsi for his efforts in brokering a cease-fire, which is, by the way, incredibly fragile but is not what is acceptable, what the american taxpayers expect and our dollars will be directly related to the progress towards democracy, which you promised the people of egypt, when your party and you were elected president. >> chris: let's talk about that. because, morsi took his step hours after secretary of state clinton praised him for helping broker the deal between hamas and israel and so far, at least the administration issued, the state department, a tepid criticism. how tough should they get with them? directly say pull back, what should our demands an leverage be? >> our leverage is obviously, not only the substantial billions in aid we provide, plus, debt forgiveness and an i. -- an imf deal, but the marshalling world publish opinion is against this kind of
predicted president obama would be re-elected and that the u.s. is not likely to fall off the fiscal cliff. there are lots of rumblings coming out of washington. let's turn to scott bauer of trading advantage to talk about this alleged fiscal cliff. what do you think - and good morning - deal or no deal, scott? > > good morning angie. yeah, there is going to be a deal. it may not be later this week, it may not be next week, but i think at a minimum we are going to see congress, the president, everyone say, you know what, we are on the table together here, and even if we have to extend this three months, six months, we are going to get it done. there is no way with the recovery that we have seen - and i'm not talking about the stock market recovery, i am talking more of the consumer sentiment recovery, housing recovery - with what we have seen the last quarter of this year, there is no way that the guys in washington can harm that or add anything to take the momentum away from that. it just won't happen. > let's talk about the stock market. what levels are you watching here? > > 1390 really
their capture played a major role in ronald reagan's election. their release came minutes after reagan took the oath of office. here's our coverage now from that day and the following day when details of the hostage ordeal became public. >> the scene you're seeing now is live in frank ford. as i said that plane landed just moments ago. the hostages are walking off. they'll be taken to the american hospital there. the president's inauguration was to be the big event of today but within hours of taking office came word that after 444 agonizing days of captivity the 250 american hostages have been flown out of the iranian airport. two planes had just landed at frankford west germany. they just landed a few moments ago. buses will take the hostages the last few miles. this journey began this morning as two algears jets lifted in tehran airport. >> the hostages have been waiting hours, some have known for days they were to be freed others were told just minutes in advance. the americans had to pass of lengths of american students chanting death to america. each hostage was carefully held at the
. > > weeks before the election, although we questioned it, traders were confidentely telling us the president would be re-elected. it happened. so how do the odds look for a recession in 2013? > > the markets tell us a lot. when we were looking at the election, we were looking at a prediction market that had a lot of volume. volume is the key to price discovery because of all the buyers and sellers. when we are looking at the fiscal cliff numbers, they are not as clear, because there is not as many traders to get that information from. > > ben bernanke was in new york yesterday, and he is urging lawmakers to strike a deal on the fiscal cliff sooner rather than later. should we be concerned? because it sounds like the fed is worried. > > we are always concerned. if you look at it, the long-term bears have been beaten up by the markets for the last four years. so, the market has been resilient and bounced back from everything. if we look at some of these predictions markets, there is about a 50/50 chance it will be above 13,000 in the dow, and there is a very low chance, only a 20% chance, albe
people who have signed on. they say they plan to fight the lawsuit. >>> time now 5:12, the election is over but president barack obama is campaigning again. as allison burns reports from the washington d.c. newsroom, allison burns has more on avoiding the fiscal cliff. >> reporter: he will sit down at the white house with some who backed mitt romney and also will be trying to sell his plan to avoid the so called fiscal cliff about spending cuts that kick in at the end of next month. it was another down day on wall street as investors grow increasingly worried about whether they can avoid financial disaster. they are deadlocked over raising taxes on well, the they are americans. -- wealthier americans. sea think he should stop campaigning. >>> they are working out an agreement and he is back on the campaign trail, presumably with the same old talking points we are quite familiar with. >> reporter: but they say the white house is fully engaged while taking his case to the public. >> now that the election is over, we should stop talking to them about these vital issues i think is bad a
now. he announce ed will not run in general elections in january. but he says he will stay in his current job until after a new government is formed following the january elections. in the past, he served as prime minister between 1999 and 2001. >>> 7:19. leland yee says he will run for the secretary of state position. the "chronicle -- the" control inicle reports he will run -- the "chronicle" reports that he will run when his office is up. >>> the drakes bay decision is seeking a ten-year lease extension. environmentalists say the farm threatens native species. but some say park officials have misrepresented the impact on of the -- of the farm on the environment. >>> a 14-year-old vallejo teenager accused of kidnapping and sexually assaulting a 65- year-old woman will be back in court. prosecutors say the 14-year-old kidnapped a woman at gunpoint a week and a half ago, then assaulted her. he's charged with ten felonies including torture and attempted murder. >>> a san francisco sheriff's deputy accused of robbing a bank is due in court this afternoon. the 36-year-old was arreste
was elected to the board of supervisors. the assassinations of mayor mascone and supervisor milk rocked the area. the gunman was supervisor wise. >>> the santa clara medical examiner said jesus huerta died saturday on san tomas expressway. huerta crossed the center divide and crashed head on into another vehicle. >>> a cyber hacker has stolen thousands of credit card numbers at ej fair brewery. people are reporting fraudulent charges ranging from just a few dollars to nearly $1,000. the general manager tells ktvu the hacker gained access to the brewery's wireless internet. the brewery has shut down the system and is now asking customers to cancel credit and debit cards as a precaution. >>> oakland is trying something new in its ongoing battle with graffiti. paul chambers is live now in oakland with a different tactic the city is using to target taggers, paul. >> julie, graffiti is a huge problem in the city of oakland. take a look at it yourself. this entire side of the building has been defaced but today the city council members and business owners took the first step at combating the
.com correctly predicted what was going to happen with the election, and now it is telling us about the fiscal cliff, and the odds are very low that we will go over that fiscal cliff. so, does this change anything in the trading community other than just not having this outlet? > > i think smart traders stay away from markets like gold and oil because volume is the key. without big volume, you don't distill that information that you need to make a decision. so, i don't think it is going to dissuade anybody. but if you really wanted to trade these markets, just like online poker, there are ways to do it, even if you are in the united states. but they are probably better to stick to the prediction business, because that is what they do best. > the statement appears on intrade's site, as he alluded to. it is calling the report of intrade's death premature, and that there are plans for a new exchange model to make it legal. hugh, any thoughts on what a new model could look like? what can they do, move to the cayman islands? > > they are in dublin right now, so i don't think a movement is what's in
house e-mail says it's the first chance they've had to meet since the election. >>> the election may be over but president obama is campaigning again. as ktvu's alison burns reports, the president wants public support for his plan for the fiscal cliff crisis. >> reporter: dave, the president is meeting with ceos, including those who backed mitt romney and then he will meet with middle-class families. he's trying to sell the plans for the fiscal cliff, those that kick in at the end of the month. now, investors grow increasingly worried about whether congress should be able to avert the crisis. democrats and republics are deadlocked on a range of issue including the president's plan to raise taxes. republicans say the proud should quit campaigning. >> he's back on the campaign trail, presumably doing what we're all familiar with. >> so to suggestion that we should -- now that the election is over stop talking to them about these vital issues, i think is bad add -- bad advice. >> reporter: reporting live from washington, d.c. alison burns, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> 400,000 unemployed cal
when president obama welcomes mexico's president-elect to the white house this week. he will return to mexico's institutional revolutionary power to party after 12 years when he takes office december 1st. he pushed more nor economic reforms and including overhauls of energy and tax laws. >>> supreme court could decide whether to take up the issue of gay marriage this week. the court is set to hold a closed door conference on friday where they can decide whether they will hear any of five challenges to the defense of marriage act or the prop 8 case. the odds are good they will accept one of those cases and the prop 8 case. california's prop eightle limited that to a marriage of man a a woman. >>> they can help you buy a powerball ticket. no one matched all sucks numbers and now it will jump to 325 million to an estimated $45 million for the next drawing slated for wednesday. it is the biggest jackpot in powerball history. powerball tickets are not sold though in california. they are sold in 42 states and including washington, oregon and arizona. incidentally. the winning numbers were
capture him. >>> the recommend-elect of mexico will take office this saturday. he says he want -- the president-elect of mexico will take office this saturday and he wants to discuss the drug war when he talks with president obama. immigration will also probably be among those discussions. >>> 7:15. new this morning, u.n. ambassador susan rice is meeting with -- on capitol hill with three senators who have been critical of her initial explanation about the attacks in libya. jamie dupree has more from washington, d.c. via skype. >> reporter: there is a lot of talk that she will be nominated for the position of secretary of state. rice is here this morning meeting with senators john mcan, lindsey graham and others in the basement of the capitol. you can see a stakeout that's down there where vee with -- where we have microphones set up. we're hoping to hear from some senators later this morning about this meeting. rice has taken a lot of flack for her explanation on the talk shows about what happened on the attacks in libya on that u.s. facility in benghazi where four republicans
started last evening. >> this is where the voters are and they elected me and sent me to congress and i thought it would be a nice gesture to come back and thank them and ask what they would like to see from me in the coming two years. >>> he would like to get a position on the house transportation committee. >>> churches all over the bay area opened their doors to feed thousands of people in need as many of a third of the people survive on one hundred dollars or less a month. we show you what it was like at two well-known churches in san francisco. >>> every year at saint anthony's new faces and those of families that come back year after year. >> we love the food. it is clean. >> this family have been coming to saint anthony's for 7 years. >> we also live in traditional housing. it is hard to meet the food bills. we are always short. >> saint anthony's will serve 4000 meals on this day. the need has increased despite improving economy. >>> our folks just back in 2008 felt the recession first. they'll feel the effects of coming out of it the last. >>> saint anthony's has been providing
resigned for health reasons. he was elected for the state senate. you may recall he was picked in the 2001 draft for the nfl. >>> and andre ward is called to defend his title in the major box being match. he will square off on january 26th but he is a former middle weight champ. ward is a super middle weight champ and has a perfect record, one of boxings best pound for pound records. >>> we may be fighting the winds out there, right in. >> that's right. no high wind advisories as of yet and we will let you know if the chp website pops up. you can see the calm are is bobbing around and it is definitely getting windy out there but traffic is looking great. let's look at our maps and you can see there is an incident in livermore and you can see it is a affecting westbound traffic on 580 and then as you head towards that area, that is also impacted your commute westbound. 6:37 let's check in with steve. >>> look at the returns off the san mateo coast, that is a pretty good rainfall and in the next hour it will start to fall but it is beginning to come up into lake county, ukiah, there will be
was the day of parliamentary and regional elections. two-thirds of the voters in catalonia are supporting the parties calling on a referendum of independence from spain. catalonia has its own language and considers itself distinction from spain. >>> and china heralds a military first. the chinese military says one ever its fighter jets successfully landed on the first successful sea carriers and says that the exercise marked the debut of the j-15 fighter jet developed in china. china bought carrier from the eucaine and has spent years refurbishing it. >>> a dragnet in canada led police to recover three tractor- trailers full of donations stolen from the salvation army. officials are the organization in toronto say earlier this year they discovered that someone had made off with 100,000 toys as well as boxes food worth an estimated $2 million. canadian police say last friday their investigation led them to a storage facility in ontario. >> officers located toys and personal projects, items donated to the salvation army. army. >>> still to come the new ad launched today supporting same- se
the state's elections. 1million californians recently took advantage of a law yee authored enabling californians to register to vote online. >>> prosecutors say kinde durkee pled guilty of stealing money from her clients including senator feinstein. >>> a phony press release was posted on pr web announcing google has purrtured ikoa for $400 million. ikoa stock raised sharply but dropped back when the company's ceo said there was no sale. there's no word yet if the secures and exchange commission will look into the matter. >>> concerns about the looming fiscal cliff and how that could affect state tax. noelle walker looks at how much the average investor could pay at the beginning of the year. >> reporter: whráepb the bell rings, -- when the bell rings, it was an up and down day. >> how the u.s. economy is going to be doing. >> reporter: one thing that kept stocks on an even keel, holiday retail sales are already up and many are giving themselves the gift of stockdividends this year. why sale? right now the capital is at 15%. most investment experts believe that's going to jump to 2
voters re elected him. the former congressman cited his continuing treatment for bipolar disorder and admitted for the first time he is under a federal investigation for possible misuse of campaign funds. in his resignation letter, jackson said he made his fair share of mistakes. >>> 49 years ago today, president obama john f. kennedy was assassinated. here's some file video. it was a tragic day in american history. president kennedy was killed while riding in a motorcade in downtown dallas texas, in 1963. a faithful day. hospital of people can remember what they were doing when they found out what happened. after the assassination, police arrested lee harvey oswald. oswald was himself shot and killed two days later while being transported to jail. >>> u.s. ambassador total united nations, suzy rice is defending her first account of the attack on the u.s. consulate in libya. >> i relied solely and squarely on the information provide to me by the intelligence community. i made clear that the information was preliminary. and that our investigations would give us the definitive answe
's new democratically elected leader. crowds protested at cairo's square, calling for president mohammed morsi. he says the courts cannot overrule his decisions, but protesters who helped overthrow the old regime led by mubarak warn egypt's new government hasn't chaingsd. >> this is a new era of dictatorship in egypt. this is not what the revolution was about. the revolution was about stripping the president from all of these unquestioned rights. >> morsi supporters say the move is temporary until a new constitution is implemented in a few months. they call it a necessary move to defeat holdovers from the mubarak regime. but opponents are now calling him a dictator. >>> iran is accusing the u.s. of trying to stir up trouble in the persian gulf. in letters to the u.n. secretary general and the security council, tehran claims american ships are carrying out, quote, illegal and provocative acts in the gulf and the sea of oman, ignoring radio warnings and flown into iran air space. so far, the white house has not commented about these allegations. >>> if congress and president obama do not a
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